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The Mosquito Coast: a novel

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In a breathtaking adventure story, the paranoid and brilliant inventor Allie Fox takes his family to live in the Honduran jungle, determined to build a civilization better than the one they've left. Fleeing from an America he sees as mired in materialism and conformity, he hopes to rediscover a purer life. But his utopian experiment takes a dark turn when his obsessions lead the family toward unimaginable danger. This book features a teaser chapter from Theroux's dazzling The Lower River.
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9780395318379
9780547525174
9781456130879
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Full title mosquito coast
Author theroux paul
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-02 04:21:37AM
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author Theroux, Paul.
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subject_facet Adventure fiction, Adventure stories, Americans -- Honduras -- Fiction, Downloadable audio books, Electronic books, Honduras -- Fiction
title_display The Mosquito Coast : a novel
title_full The Mosquito Coast : a novel / by Paul Theroux, The Mosquito Coast : a novel [electronic resource] Theroux, Paul., The Mosquito Coast [electronic resource] / Paul Theroux
title_short The Mosquito Coast :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Americans, Electronic books